HOT COMICS: Speculation Column!

HOT COMICS: Speculation Column!

Wallets out, get set and we’re off to the LCS to hunt for HOT COMICS. Here’s the latest speculation picks my pretties.

Sandman_4Lucifer optioned by FOX:

Sandman #1 and #8 have been driven sky high by the news of a film. However, Sandman:The Master of Dreams #4 is seeing a BOOM in prices, thanks to FOX reporting a Lucifer pilot has been ordered.

Similarly, Lucifer #1 is now commanding $15 – check the…

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REVIEW: Doctor Who S08E05 - Time Heist

REVIEW: #DoctorWho S08E05 - Time Heist

Aired: 20th September 2014 Written by: Steve Moffat, Steven Thompson Directed by: Douglas Mackinnon Starring: Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Samuel Anderson, Keeley Hawes, Jonathan Bailey, Pippa Bennett-Warner

It’s all a bit Marvel meets Ocean’s Eleven this week.

An augmented and mutant human on a bank raid. This week promised excitement and action, and it pretty much delivered.

We start once…

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REVIEW: The Strain - S01E11 - The Third Rail

REVIEW: #TheStrain - S01E11 - The Third Rail - “Use what you’ve got and hope for the best.”

Episode: 1.11 – The Third Rail
Writers: Justin Brtit-Gibson, Chuck Hogan
Director: Deran Sarafian
September 21, 2014

The city is coming unhinged while our heroes appear to be coming apart at the seams. “The Third Rail” is the kind of episode that keeps you on the edge of your seat while you’re screaming “WHY?!” at your TV screen. [Spoilers ahead.]

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Setrakian and his makeshift hunters seem to be…

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Review - Intruders S01E05 - The Shepherds and the Fox

Review - #Intruders S01E05 - The Shepherds and the Fox

Aired: 20 September 2014   Written by: Glen Morgan & Darin Morgan  Directed by: Daniel Stamm Starring: John Simm, James Frain, Millie Brown, Tory Kittles and Mira Sorvino

Marcus has clearly been a busy bad boy.  Photo © BBC America

Marcus has clearly been a busy bad boy. Photo © BBC America

Another mediocre week of Intruders kicked off with a flashback to nine years ago in Seattle where we finally get to see why Marcus is such a bad guy. OK, so he has a…

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Comic of the Week - 17.09.2014 - Edge of Spider-Verse #2

Comic of the Week - 17.09.2014 - Edge of Spider-Verse #2 by @jasonlatour @RobbiRodriguez @whoisrico @Clayton Cowles #SpiderGwen

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© Marvel Comics

WRITTEN BY Jason Latour
ART BY Robbi Rodriguez
COLOURS BY Rico Renzi
LETTERS BY VC’s Clayton Cowles
COVER BY Robbi Rodriguez
PUBLISHER Marvel Comics

The Spider-Verse event creeps ever closer as the weekly Edge of Spider-Verse mini-series hits issue #2  this week. This series is a really great platform as it gives writers and artists a chance to create all new  Spider characters…

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'Supergirl' Series Making Its Way to CBS

#Supergirl Series Making Its Way to CBS

With their announcement of Lucifer landing at Fox, DC has also confirmed that Supergirl will be heading to CBS.

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© DC

CBS does seem like an odd choice; but with it’s hit nerd series, Big Bang Theory, it shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise. Deadline claims a source says that the series commitment is bigger than the arrangement with Gotham and Fox. Does that mean Supergirlhas a full 22 episode…

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Marvel and Fox Slate ‘Deadpool’ Film for February 12, 2016

Marvel and Fox Slate #Deadpool Film for February 12, 2016

Variety is reporting that Marvel and Fox have reached an agreement that there WILL be a Deadpool film.

Deadpool film slated for Feb 2016

© Marvel

February, 12, 2016, to be exact; just in time for Valentine’s Day. But who will be playing the loquacious mercenary? While Ryan Reynolds played Wade Wilson (and by default, Deadpool) in X-Men Origins: Wolverine(2009), it is not confirmed whether or not Reynolds will be back for a second…

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MOVIE REVIEW: Deliver Us from Evil

Director: Scott Derrickson; Screenwriters: Scott Derrickson, Paul Harris Boardman; Starring: Eric Bana, Edgar Ramirez, Joel McHale, Olivia Munn, Sean Harris; Running time: 118 mins; Certificate: 15 Released on: 2nd July (USA), UK Previews from 20th August; UK Release 22nd August

Deliver Us from Evil is the latest film from the…

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Video Game News and Rumours: Minecraft, Destiny, Bloodborne and much more…

Video Game News and Rumours: Minecraft, Destiny, Bloodborne and much more…

Sorry it’s a bit late this week. It’s been a busy week. You may or may not have picked up that I’m Scottish and today is the biggest day in the history of Scotland. It’s the day when we, as the people of Scotland have our chance to break from the union. I’m a yes supporter. I believe that Scotland is a strong little nation and one with more than enough resources to go it alone in the big bad…

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REVIEW: Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher

REVIEW: Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher

Thirteen Reasons Why
Jay Asher
Young Adult Fiction
304 Pages
18 October 2007 by Razorbill

13Thirteen Reasons Whyis another book that features a character that I really understood. I have found myself in so many similar situations that Hannah Baker had to deal with. This should also be a required book for teens in their high school curriculum because it will raise awareness of bullying and teen suicide…

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